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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

All content by Guled Ibrahim

‘East African accent’ is offensive

Published April 7, 2010

In recent public safety alerts, the University of Minnesota Police Department has consistently utilized the phrase âÄúEast African accentâÄù as a descriptor of criminal suspects. But what...